Acorn Meadows is an exciting new collection of 47 homes surrounded by rolling Derbyshire countryside. With the market town of Ashbourne just under six miles away and the Peak District on its doorstep, this is a fabulous place to call home.
Full of charm, Brailsford offers everything you would expect from a rural English village, including several cafes, a local shop and a post office. Not to forget the Rose and Crown Pub public house and All Saints’ Church.
For a more sedate day out, just 5 miles away is the National Trust’s Kedleston Hall where you can wander around the 18th century manor house and explore the many acres of gardens and parkland.
Also close to home is Carsington Water, only 7 miles away. The stunning Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak, all from only 21 minutes away by car.
There’s an abundance of things to see, all within a short distance away from home. Just a five-minute drive will take you to the Wild Park Activity Centre. Great for adrenalin junkies, this is the ultimate paintball, quad trekking, laser tag and archery experience!
For those who like to stay in shape, there are plenty of leisure facilities nearby. Ashbourne, Etwall and Queen’s leisure centres are all under ten miles away, while several golf clubs provide fantastic facilities for the golfing enthusiast. With Ashbourne, Kedleston Park and Chevin Golf Clubs just a short distance away, you will be spoilt for choice.
A beautiful market town with lots to offer, nearby Ashbourne is known as ‘The Gateway to The Peak District’. A great place from which to explore the spectacular surroundings, it also offers some fabulous places to shop, eat and drink.
Just 8.1 miles away from Acorn Meadows is Derby City Centre. Here you will find plenty of choice when it comes to shopping, as well as a vibrant nightlife and the University of Derby. Derby is also home to Markeaton Park and Darley Park both popular attractions in the East Midlands. Markeaton Park offers the Mundy Play Centre, complete with children’s’ splash pool, park walks and gardens, pitch and putt, The Orangery and Craft Village as well as extensive sports facilities and the exhilarating Skyline High Ropes experience. Darley Park offers outdoor concerts, beautiful gardens, where you can picnic by the river, open fields to play sports and a café.
Fantastic for families, there are several schools close to Acorn Meadows which are rated ‘Good’ by OFSTED, such as Brailsford Pre-School and Brailsford CofE School. In addition, Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School is only 7 miles away in Ashbourne.
This development offers excellent transport links. Nine miles away is Derby Train Station which provides direct links to Birmingham, London, Cardiff and Nottingham. Plus, leading straight into Ashbourme, the A52 is very close, as is the M1, linking you with other areas across the UK. For international travel, East Midlands Airport is 27 miles away.
Each home at Acorn Meadows has been designed with your comfort in mind. Offering inviting en suite master bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and french door access to the private rear gardens, these homes are perfect for modern living. With 10 layouts to choose from, you are sure to find the home that’s just right for you.